Smiley's Relax & Retreat

Bach or holiday home | Taupo Central | #4879

9.4/10 (5 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 7 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Clients say, definitely value for money, spacious rooms
  • Cosy, a home away from home. Photos do not do it justice.
  • Well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds and good shower pressure.

Unpack, grab a drink, sit and relax in our retreat!

Whether you want to enjoy time with family and friends, are participating in a sporting event or just want to relax, you will find Lake Taupo is the place to be.

Our house is situated off Rifle Range Road which is 4 minutes by car or a gentle 15-25 minute walk to the Lake front and town centre, so you can enjoy the wonderful lake front swimming, shops and cafe's.

Enjoy the comfort of our dwelling which was built in 2006, it is spacious, has three queen size bedrooms, full kitchen, dining/family area and lounge. Ensuite (shower) adjoins master bedroom, separate wc, bathroom (bath, shower), washing machine (no dryer). BBQ. Off street parking (two cars), fully fenced.

Close to AC Baths, Hockey centre, Tauhara Golf Course.

Caravan - has a pull out double and 2 singles, you will need to provide your own bedding.

Visit our local Paetiki Shopping Centre, Lotto stationery shop, butcher, supermarket, video store & takeaway outlets which is a 3 minute drive or 8 minute walk.

Enjoy the many tourist attractions, Huka Falls, River rides, Craters of the Moon, Canoe & Kayak rentals and tours, Floatplane scenic flights, Trout fishing, Bungy jumping, Prawn farm restaurant/fishing, Para-sailing, Golf 9 hole, 18 hole courses or mini golf, Puzzle world, Action World, Taupo Museum, Tennis, Cycling, Glass blowing centre, Motorsport park, Mineral Hot Pools and many more local attractions or visit nearby Kinloch, Rotorua, Napier and Tongariro National Park.

So don't delay make an enquiry, we look forward to hearing from you soon.

Special conditions: Two night minimum stay however Easter or New Year four night minimum stay required. Agreed price is for the number of people stipulated at time of booking. Extra people $40.00 per night Maximum limit of 8 people on premises. Price available on request for Easter, School Holidays and Event weekends such as; Ironman, Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Oxfam Triathlon etc.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1 - Master

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Caravan

    1 x Double bed
    2 x Narrow single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Mates rates: 5% off for members with 10 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder Season
29-Oct-16 to 31-Oct-16
$250/night $300/night
2 night minimum stay
High Season
01-Nov-16 to 04-Feb-17
$350/night $350/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
05-Feb-17 to 31-Oct-17
$250/night $300/night
2 night minimum stay
High Season
01-Nov-17 to 31-Dec-17
$350/night $350/night
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (26)

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  • House was in a great location, very modern and comfortable

    House was in a great location, very modern and comfortable. We had a fantastic stay - thank you!

    MeganJa5 100%|1x Jan 2016

  • Extremely tidy and well set up property

    Extremely tidy and well set up property. It has anything you might want. Close enough to walk to town or the lake. Couldn't recommend highly enough.

    JuliaTi1 100%|3x Jan 2015

  • Fantastic location & a lovely clean tidy property with everything you could...

    Fantastic location & a lovely clean tidy property with everything you could possibly need!

    kimdd594 100%|1x Nov 2014

  • Nice place, had a very comfortable stay

    Nice place, had a very comfortable stay. would come back again.

    kenlck87 100%|1x Jul 2014

  • We were very pleased with the house

    We were very pleased with the house. It was very modern, tidy/clean and a comfortable place to stay. Would definitely stay again and wouldn''t hesitate to recommend to friends! Thanks!

    JennaTh1 100%|1x Apr 2014

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